skip to content
Languages and the First World War : communicating in a transnational war Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Languages and the First World War : communicating in a transnational war

Author: Christophe Declercq; Julian Walker
Publisher: Houndmills, Basingstoke, Hampshire ; New York : Palgrave Macmillan, [2016] ©2016
Series: Palgrave studies in languages at war.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
This study examines language change and documentation during the First World War. With contributions from international academics, the chapters cover all aspects of communicating in a transnational war including languages at the front; interpretation, translation and parallels between languages; communication with the home front; propaganda and language manipulation; and recording language during the war.
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Christophe Declercq; Julian Walker
ISBN: 1137550295 9781137550293
OCLC Number: 934194593
Notes: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Description: xii, 279 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Series Title: Palgrave studies in languages at war.
Responsibility: edited by Julian Walker and Christophe Declercq.

Abstract:

This study examines language change and documentation during the First World War. With contributions from international academics, the chapters cover all aspects of communicating in a transnational war including languages at the front; interpretation, translation and parallels between languages; communication with the home front; propaganda and language manipulation; and recording language during the war.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/934194593> # Languages and the First World War : communicating in a transnational war
    a schema:Book, schema:CreativeWork ;
    library:oclcnum "934194593" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/enk> ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2746592707#Topic/warfare_and_defence> ; # Warfare and Defence
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2746592707#Topic/language_and_languages_political_aspects> ; # Language and languages--Political aspects
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/940.31/e23/> ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2746592707#Topic/war_and_society> ; # War and society
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2746592707#Topic/languages_in_contact_political_aspects> ; # Languages in contact--Political aspects
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2746592707#Meeting/world_war_1914_1918> ; # World War (1914-1918)
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2746592707#Topic/language_and_languages> ; # Language and languages
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2746592707#Event/1914_1918> ; # 1914-1918
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2746592707#Topic/social_history> ; # Social history
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2746592707#Topic/translating_and_interpreting_political_aspects> ; # Translating and interpreting--Political aspects
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2746592707#Topic/sociolinguistics> ; # Sociolinguistics
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2746592707#Topic/world_war_1914_1918_language> ; # World War, 1914-1918--Language
    schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
    schema:copyrightYear "2016" ;
    schema:datePublished "2016" ;
    schema:description "This study examines language change and documentation during the First World War. With contributions from international academics, the chapters cover all aspects of communicating in a transnational war including languages at the front; interpretation, translation and parallels between languages; communication with the home front; propaganda and language manipulation; and recording language during the war."@en ;
    schema:editor <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2746592707#Person/walker_julian_1954> ; # Julian Walker
    schema:editor <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2746592707#Person/declercq_christophe_1971> ; # Christophe Declercq
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/2746592707> ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:isPartOf <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2746592707#Series/palgrave_studies_in_languages_at_war> ; # Palgrave studies in languages at war.
    schema:name "Languages and the First World War : communicating in a transnational war"@en ;
    schema:productID "934194593" ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781137550293> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/934194593> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2746592707#Meeting/world_war_1914_1918> # World War (1914-1918)
    a bgn:Meeting, schema:Event ;
    schema:name "World War (1914-1918)" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2746592707#Person/declercq_christophe_1971> # Christophe Declercq
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1971" ;
    schema:familyName "Declercq" ;
    schema:givenName "Christophe" ;
    schema:name "Christophe Declercq" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2746592707#Person/walker_julian_1954> # Julian Walker
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1954" ;
    schema:familyName "Walker" ;
    schema:givenName "Julian" ;
    schema:name "Julian Walker" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2746592707#Series/palgrave_studies_in_languages_at_war> # Palgrave studies in languages at war.
    a bgn:PublicationSeries ;
    schema:hasPart <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/934194593> ; # Languages and the First World War : communicating in a transnational war
    schema:name "Palgrave studies in languages at war." ;
    schema:name "Palgrave Studies in Languages at War" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2746592707#Topic/language_and_languages> # Language and languages
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Language and languages"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2746592707#Topic/language_and_languages_political_aspects> # Language and languages--Political aspects
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Language and languages--Political aspects"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2746592707#Topic/languages_in_contact_political_aspects> # Languages in contact--Political aspects
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Languages in contact--Political aspects"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2746592707#Topic/translating_and_interpreting_political_aspects> # Translating and interpreting--Political aspects
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Translating and interpreting--Political aspects"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2746592707#Topic/warfare_and_defence> # Warfare and Defence
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Warfare and Defence"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2746592707#Topic/world_war_1914_1918_language> # World War, 1914-1918--Language
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "World War, 1914-1918--Language"@en ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781137550293>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "1137550295" ;
    schema:isbn "9781137550293" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.